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Project Censored

Ocean acidification tops the annual list of important stories ignored by the mainstream media

· Nov 25, 2014 09:05 am

Whereas the mainstream media poke and peck at noteworthy events at single points in time, often devoid of historical context or analysis, Project Censored seeks to clarify understanding of real world issues and focus on what’s important. ...

State Renews License for Cincinnati’s Only Abortion Clinic

· Nov 25, 2014 09:38 am

Cincinnati’s last remaining clinic providing abortions will stay open, Planned Parenthood Southwest Ohio announced Nov. 20.
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On Track

Advocates find diverse allies in the push for convenient rail service between Cincinnati and Chicago

· Nov 25, 2014 09:23 am

Other cities in the Midwest already offer daily rail service to Chicago. If Cincinnati doesn’t, it will get left behind economically. ...

Neighborhood Clean-Up Program Targets Walnut Hills Eyesore

· Nov 25, 2014 09:49 am

A pedestrian walkway between McMillian Street and Curtis Street in Walnut Hills called the St. James Cut Through has long been a community eyesore and crime hot spot. ...

Undue Burdens

Ohio’s abortion restrictions may face reckoning in federal court

· Nov 19, 2014 09:24 am

The state of Ohio could soon force Cincinnati’s last remaining clinic providing abortions to cease the procedure, leaving it the largest metropolitan area in the country without direct access to an abortion clinic. ...

Council Passes Streetcar Funding, Operating Agreements

· Nov 25, 2014 09:45 am

Cincinnati City Council on Nov. 19 passed operating and funding agreements for the city’s streetcar, a milestone for the contested project.
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Ferguson Solidarity Rally in Cincinnati Draws Hundreds

Three-hour march shut down I-75, passed through OTR and West End

· Nov 25, 2014 09:36 pm

A rally in protest of recent police shootings of unarmed black men drew as many as 300 downtown Tuesday evening. The rally was followed by a nearly three-hour march that made its way through downtown, Over-the-Rhine and the West End before briefly shutting down I-75 as protesters streamed onto the...

Man Wrongfully Imprisoned for 39 Years Thanks UC Program

Ricky Jackson says the Ohio Innocence Project was "instrumental" in his exoneration

· Nov 25, 2014 02:40 pm

Ricky Jackson was just 20 and fresh out of the Marines when he went to jail for murder in 1975. Authorities pinned the killing of Harold Franks, a fifty nine-year-old money order clerk in Cleveland, on Jackson and two of his friends, brothers Wiley and Ronnie Bridgeman. The conviction came on the te...

I Just Can't Get Enough

Jac's roundup of pop culture news and Internet findings

· Nov 25, 2014 02:20 pm

Everyone’s favorite naughty bedtime story, Go the Fuck to Sleep, is getting a follow-up! You Have to Fucking Eat by Adam Mansbach is available now. And, like Samuel L. Jackson did for Sleep, Bryan Cranston narrates this new hilariously explicit offering. Can’t you just hear Walter White reading ...

 

On Track

Advocates find diverse allies in the push for convenient rail service between Cincinnati and Chicago

· Nov 25, 2014 09:23 am

Other cities in the Midwest already offer daily rail service to Chicago. If Cincinnati doesn’t, it will get left behind economically. ...

Undue Burdens

Ohio’s abortion restrictions may face reckoning in federal court

· Nov 19, 2014 09:24 am

The state of Ohio could soon force Cincinnati’s last remaining clinic providing abortions to cease the procedure, leaving it the largest metropolitan area in the country without direct access to an abortion clinic. ...

Trail + Transit

New plan recommends developing Wasson Way bike trail with room for light rail

· Nov 5, 2014 09:54 am

The 6.5-mile stretch of ugly and abandoned Wasson Way rail tracks that run through several upscale, bustling Cincinnati neighborhoods have long-since been hotly debated, at times pitting advocates of light rail against bike trail supporters.
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Cease Fire

Citizen committee pushes for humane population control of white-tailed deer

· Nov 12, 2014 09:22 am

Since 2007, Cincinnati Parks has been actively managing herds of white-tailed deer through “lethal removal” in select urban parks across the region. ...

Battling Barriers

The hard road out of Cincinnati’s intertwined worlds of sex work, addiction and poverty

· Nov 5, 2014 09:05 am

Understanding how people get coerced into selling sex involves coming to terms with a dizzying array of mitigating economic, social and personal factors. Local leaders are working to provide new resources and outreach, but myriad factors present barriers to those seeking recovery.
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Battle of the Stars

Up-and-coming Democrat Nina Turner goes after the ambitious Jon Husted’s secretary of state position

· Oct 29, 2014 10:31 am

As Democrats fight an uphill battle against incumbent Republicans for major statewide offices, one race in particular has taken on an increased significance.
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